Job title: Community and Events Fundraising Officer
Reporting to: Head of Fundraising
Salary: £26,000 to 28,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Closing date: Monday 2nd December 2019 at 12 pm
Interviews: Tuesday 10th December 2019
Hours: 35 hours per week including some evenings and weekends
Annual leave: 25 days plus 8 Statutory Bank Holidays.
About the role
We are looking for a talented and ambitious individual to generate income for the 999 Club through the development and implementation of a Community and Events Fundraising strategy. This will involve reviewing, managing, and delivering the current events and community fundraising programme, safeguarding existing income streams and building sustainable growth through events and community fundraising.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and skilled Community and Events fundraiser who is confident and capable in taking the lead on this key strand of our fundraising stream.
You will be supported by the Head of Fundraising. You will also be managing the charity’s social media channels as well as the CRM database.
The ideal candidate will bring experience of successfully building events fundraising streams through different challenge and bespoke events as well developing meaningful relationships with community organisations, schools and faith organisations. They will be results-orientated, managing our events portfolio and developing our income through community fundraising. They will build excellent working relationships with colleagues and stakeholders as they pull together details of life-changing programmes and projects that we are seeking funding for in order to help the people we support to rebuild their lives.
As we are a small team, a team-player attitude is a must, as well as a positive and can-do approach.
If you have excellent communication and event management skills, a natural ability to liaise with stakeholders, and determination to succeed, we would like to hear from you.
About the 999 Club
The 999 Club is a small, community charity of 16 staff making a big impact on ending rough sleeping in Lewisham.
We believe in building on people’s strengths, aspirations and goals to help break the cycle of homelessness and help them move forward with their lives.
How to apply
Please upload your CV and supporting statement detailing how you meet the Job Description and Person Specification.
For further information please see the attached Job Description.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.